Freetel Ice 3 Smartphone Review, Specs And Price

The Freetel Ice 3 smartphone is one of the four models said to be released by the company. In case you were wondering, Freetel is a Japanese tech company which made a wave in Nigeria as a result of Google’s partnership with MTN and TD Mobile to release it’s Ice 2 model into the Nigerian market. Freetel as part of their plans to expand overseas which it started since November 2015 to release four smartphone model in Nigeria namely the Freetel ice 2, Freetel Ice 2 Plus, Freetel Ice 3 and Freetel Priori 4. The advancement to Nigeria which seems to has a mobile phone penetration rate of 82% is its 22nd country and its 3rd in Africa.

The Ice series are only available internationally, and the Freetel ice 3 is a budget-friendly phone that offers basic smart feature at a mouth-watering price of about 28,000 Naira. It provides 4G LTE connectivity, HD disp0lay and the latest Android version.The Freetel Ice 3 also known has FTE171A just currently passed through the FCC in May this year. The Freetel Ice 3 was released this month, so let’s see what it offers.


When it comes to appearance, the Freetel Ice 3 looks more or less like other average budget-friendly devices with no striking design. The device is made of plastic which is mostly what you get for cheap smartphones as part of the compromises to cut cost. The rear panel is made of plastic and houses the Camera at the top left corner with a single LED flash directly below it and the loudspeaker at the central bottom position.

It has a dimension of about 149 x 71 mm with an average thickness of around 8 to 9 mm. At the front, there is a 5-inch display below which there is the offscreen capacitive touch button and above you have the front camera, proximity sensor, speaker and ambient light sensor. AT the bottom of the device is a USB port 2.0 and the top houses a 3.5mm audio jack.

The Freetel Ice 3 sports a 5-inches 1280 x 720-pixel resolution IPS TFT LCD with a display colour depth of 24 bit/pixel. It also features a pixel density of 294ppi which is certainly not on the high side but is very much acceptable at this price range.


Powering the Freetel Ice 3 is a rather archaic Spreadtrum SC9832C quad core processor with a low 32 bit architecture. This is coupled with an ARM Mali 400 MP2 GPU. It run on Android 7.0 Nougat operating system right out of the box which is what every Android smartphone released lately has. The internal storage is at 1GB along with a 8GB ROM for file storage.


The Freetel Ice 3 has a battery capacity of 2100mAh which is on a low side but remember this is a budget device. The back camera has an 8MP sensor while the front camera features a 2MP sensor for taking selfies.

What is The Current Freetel Ice 3 Price and Availability Status?

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Where to Buy Freetel Ice 3 & Pay On Delivery

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